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Gparted cannot increase or decrease the size when resizing a partition [duplicate]

I am trying to resize my partition on Gparted, but I can't increase or decrease the size of partition, here is a screenshot Screenshot What is wrong with it ?
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Disk Partitioning in Ubuntu

I am trying to follow Linux from Scratch at this step, where I am creating another partition on a disk. I am new to disk partitioning through linux. I installed my Ubuntu OS as a dual boot with ...
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Root Drive Partition

I am unable to create a new drive. need help...
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Increase Ubuntu 16.04 partition

I few weeks ago I gave a try to Ubuntu 16.04, I installed it alongside Windows with about 20GB of storage. However, now I'm running out of space, can't get rid of Windows and I'm very new in this. ...
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How to dd from smaller SD to bigger?

I run out of memory (8GB) in one system, and I need to move the existing system to bigger memory (16GB). Details /dev/disk4s1 is the input i.e. from where I want to get the data /dev/disk2s1 is the ...
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Free Space on disk [Solved] [duplicate]

I've got small problem. When I was installing linux ubuntu 16.04 I leaved some free space. Now I want to add it to my disk but I dont know how frown emoticon Can anyone help me? Edit: When I made ...
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What is it, and do I have to increase the allocated space for /dev/sda1?

I'm pretty new in managing space in Ubuntu. I attached the screenshot of system monitor from my PC. What does /dev/sda1 is related to ? I see the space alloted to it by default is very less. Is ...
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merge unallocated partition

I am unable to merge my unallocated partition to my /dev/sda1. I tried gparted etc. but no success so far. I need you help to extend my /dev/sda1 disk size using my unallocated space. Please ...
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Can I shrink another drive apart from C to make space for Ubuntu installation?

My C drive has 100 GB space 50% of which is used. I have four different drives. (One physical HDD worth 1TB). Can I shrink A drive which is 263 GB and take out 30 GB space from it for /home and swap? ...
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Resize hard drive partition [duplicate]

I have installed ubuntu besides Windows XP and it is using only 5.9 GB of total drive space. I would like to know how to increase the size?
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Boot partition full, failing to delete old kernels. Broken packages

Sorry for asking about what is probably really simple, but I've been Googling about for a week now and I've tried a lot of stuff without success. To start off, I get a pop-up every time I boot saying ...
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How to extend my root (/) partition?

Till today I was using ubuntu 13.04 in my windows7/ubuntu dual boot. Just now I have upgraded to ubuntu 14.04. My software updater showed an updates available message. I proceeded with Install Now . ...
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Increase volume of /home partition with unallocated space [duplicate]

I have been trying to resize my /home partition (/dev/sda5) with the unallocated space (325 GiB), I tried gparted but it seems that I can't add the unallocated space. The fdisk -l output: Can ...
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How to resize /usr and /root directories on Ubuntu via terminal?

The way to resize via terminal on Ubuntu, is little complicate. So, would like to learn which are these commands for resizing this directories (/usr & /root) and how to do it.
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How to specify a temporary folder with more disk space via terminal? [duplicate]

I need more disk space at /tmp and /usr folders. How will achieve this? An error appeared: root@kali:/home/Downloads# ./netbeans-8.1-linux.sh Configuring the installer... Cannot create temporary ...

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